The intern will be responsible for assisting the development staff handling outreach, program and event marketing, administrative tasks, and assisting with fundraising and special events.
Fundraising and special events tasks include assisting the staff with all aspects of event preparation for major fundraisers.
Create invitations & marketing materials
Research new prospects for auctions and funding
Assist with event planning and post-event activities
o Data entry
Obtaining donations and raffle items
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010
Enrolled in a degree program with an accredited college
Desire to learn and work in a nonprofit organization
Experience working in an office preferred
BENEFITS TO INTERN:
Gain practical experience in multiple facets of nonprofit management, marketing and outreach, fundraising strategies, donation processing and professional development
Excellent opportunity to learn about the nonprofit sector, and demonstrate expertise in fundraising, marketing and event-planning techniques, as well as competence in a professional work environment
Opportunity to learn about diabetes and the current healthcare system
College credit, if appropriate